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4th JNEC Open Football Tournament – 2018

Jigme Namgyel Engineering College is pleased to inform all the football enthusiast that the popular annual football tournament, JNEC Open Football Tournament will be organized from March 3, 2018 to commemorate the 38th Birth Anniversary of His Majesty the King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and the 44th Foundation Day of the College with theme, “Empowering youth through sports: To become agents of change”. The event is also expected to promote the importance of health and wellbeing through sports and physical activities.
Therefore, we would like to invite interested team(s) from your organization to participate in the tournament and celebrate the important occasions together. The details of the event are as follows:

  1. Last date of registration: 1st March, 2018
  2. Tournament mode: League cum Knockout
  3. Meeting and fixture finalization: 1st March, 2018 (afternoon from 1:30 PM)
  4. Total number of players: 16 (including 1 Team Manager)
  5. Entry fee:                         10,000/team
  6. Venue: Thangzor Sports Complex, JNEC, Dewathang.
  7. Prizes:
    1. Winners:             70,000/- with rolling trophy and individual memento.
    2. Runners-up: 35,000/- with trophy and individual memento.
    3. Top scorer: 1,500/- and memento.

Last year, a total of 18 teams from Kanglung, Pemagatshel, Wamrong, Bhangtar, Nganglam and Samdrup Jongkhar took part in the tournament and Team Sherubtse College took home a cash prize of Nu. 70,000 and the rolling trophy as 2017 Winners. The annual event was first organized in 2015 and is gaining popularity each year because of the focus given to the spirit of sportsmanship, Fair Play and the manner the tournament is organized.
Technical details will be provided to the teams accordingly during the meeting. For further information/clarification, please contact mobile no. 17349214/17709994.
Thanking you for your support.
(Dr. Andu Dukpa)